nkvmon.exe - Is nkvmon.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is nkvmon.exe?
Purpose of nkvmon.exe:



Process or task name:

Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: nkvmon.exe

File type:
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.

Purpose of this file:
NkvMon.exe was most likely installed by you on your computer, as this would not have arrived on your computer as preinstalled software. The hard drive location for this file is also shown below so you can verify this is not spyware or virus related, as often spyware or adware related programs will use a similiar file name as a good file, hoping to fool you. This NkvMon.exe file is a Nikon digital camera software program which is used to transfer pictures and upload them to your computer. This file is considered safe and is not virus or spyware related. Visit nkvmon.exe for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the nkvmon.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This will appear in your startup at NkvMon.exe.lnk = C:\NkView 6\NkvMon.exe Note that you can choose any install location when you install it.


  • Is nkvmon.exe spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

  • Is nkvmon.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove nkvmon.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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